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My Life on the Road: Accidental Rocket Sighting

In April, my wife and I returned from a few months in Mexico, to Texas. We were planning on hanging around until the end of the month before driving back up to Canada. On a particularly hot day, we thought it'd be nice to take our pooch to the beach so that she could cool ...

Turning to Android to fill in missing Mac OS apps in Windows 10

Around this time last year, I picked up a Surface Go. It's been a great piece of hardware. While it might not be the most powerful Windows PC going, it's got more than enough guts to power me through a day of writing, editing and photo tweaking in situations where hauling along my laptop ...

Tastemakers raises $1.4M to sell Africa experiences to the world

New York based startup Tastemakers has raised a $1.4 million seed-round—led Precursor Ventures—for its business that connects Africa adventures to global consumers. Tastemakers’ platform curates, prices, and lists African travel and cultural experiences—from paragliding tours to wine-tasting to concerts. The startup generates revenues by taking a 20% commission on each transaction. Community managers in Africa ...

Conair GS2 Complete Steam fabric steamer is on sale for 55% off at Walmart

08.20.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles, Travel Articles

TL;DR: Get the compact Conair GS2 Complete Steam fabric steamer for $14.99. It's usually priced at $34, so you'll be saving $19 while staying wrinkle-free.  You know what’s worse than waking up the morning of your big class presentation a... ...

Immerse yourself in a foreign language with the help of these apps

08.15.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles, Travel Articles

Remember the time you dabbled in high school French, only to retain the lyrics of Lady Marmalade? It's not your fault. Or at least not 100 percent your fault. (After all, you could have studied harder.) The old school method of teaching languages thr... ...